Managing Partner – Europe
Mr. McDonnell joined the firm in December 2014. He leads the deal team for Fund investments inclusive of sourcing, negotiation of deal terms, financial and legal diligence, legal documentation negotiation, capital structuring and closing. Mr. McDonnell leads the firm’s European investment activities from the Helsinki Finland office.
Mr. McDonnell has 19 years of commercial finance, investment and M&A experience. He has closed over $100 million in transactions since joining the Firm. Prior to joining Pt Capital, Mr. McDonnell spent ten years in various commercial finance positions for banks, investment firms and Alaska Native Corporations. Mr. McDonnell has worked in commercial lending, as an investment adviser, and most recently as Director of Finance for Cook Inlet Regional Incorporated, an Alaska Native Regional Corporation, managing the finance functions for a portfolio of real estate assets with a market value of nearly $300 million.
Mr. McDonnell graduated with a Pre-Medical degree from the University of Vermont and earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alaska-Fairbanks. In addition to English, he is fluent in Finnish.